Welcome to Ramblings of an Optimist
These are some of the wonderous thoughts and feelings floating around in my head and heart. I hope you enjoy them and that my journey of trying to figure myself out might somehow help you understand you. I believe we are all in this together and its only through sharing our true selves that we experience the deepest and most meaningful connections.
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I was recently invited to be interviewed by a woman I work with and highly admire, to be guest on her podcast. Meet Anne Bonney: one of the most dynamic, energetic and effective speakers and authors I know… Enjoy our conversation on leadership, giving feedback and having fun at work! Listen to the podcast here:Continue reading “My First Podcast!”
I recently read a book called The Journey from Abandonment to Healing by Susan Anderson. For those of you not familiar with the concept of abandonment wounds, in our lives we are continually dealing with experiences of abandonment: it might have been as a child before we can even remember, it might have been inContinue reading “Hello Veruca”
In relationships, some of us gravitate towards being the giver, some of us like being the receivers, and a few of us are talented enough able to do both. I’ve always felt most comfortable assuming the role as giver and I’m continually learning to be a better receiver. I enjoy giving, it makes me feelContinue reading “More Thoughts on Why We Suck at Giving and Receiving”
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